Robert Kubica completed 130 laps in the Williams Mercedes FW42 on Day 2 of this week's Barcelona test.
McLaren Racing and Fernando Alonso will continue their relationship with the appointment of the two-time Formula 1 world champion as a McLaren Racing ambassador in a wide-ranging agreement.
Renault F1 Team is pleased to confirm its full driver line-up for the 2019 FIA Formula 1 World Championship.
Alfa Romeo Racing kicked off the second week of testing with Antonio Giovinazzi in the cockpit. The Italian completed another successful day, putting in a total of 99 laps behind the wheel of the team’s 2019 contender at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.
Rich Energy Haas F1 Team driver Kevin Magnussen began the second and final week of preseason testing Tuesday at Circuit de Barcelona – Catalunya behind the wheel of the Haas VF-19.
Lando completed a total of 80 laps today, despite a couple of small issues which led to two stoppages on track.
Today was the first day of the final four-day test session at the Barcelona-Catalunya Circuit, prior to the start of the 2019 Formula 1 season. Charles Leclerc was at the wheel of Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow’s SF90 in the morning and Sebastian Vettel drove in the afternoon. Between them, they completed 110 laps.
Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport brought an updated bodywork kit to the second and final week of pre-season testing in Barcelona. The team’s programme for the day focused on the initial set-up work and developing an understanding of the new aero package; however, owing to an oil-pressure issue in the early afternoon, the team decided to swap the Power Unit which limited Valtteri’s time behind the wheel.
Pierre Gasly kicked off the second week of 2019 pre-season testing for Aston Martin Red Bull Racing by posting 136 laps of the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya, the largest single-driver lap count on day one at the Spanish track. The long day’s work at the wheel of the RB15 also netted the French driver the second fastest time of the day, a lap of 1:17.715s set on the yellow-banded C3 Pirelli compound.
The second week of pre-season testing is underway as SportPesa Racing Point F1 Team completes a solid day of work with Lance Stroll at the wheel of the RP19.
Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc will both drive on each day of the final four day test prior to the start of the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship. The two Scuderia Ferrari Mission Winnow drivers will take turns at the wheel of the SF90, alternating between the morning and afternoon sessions.
Mercedes-AMG PETRONAS Motorsport joined PETRONAS Lubricants International (PLI) today as the lubricant specialists launched the new range of PETRONAS Syntium with °CoolTech™ at its state-of-the-art Research & Technology Centre in Turin, Italy. The new series is designed to fight excessive engine heat and perform in high-pressure conditions. It marks PETRONAS’ entry into the hybrid car engine lubricant market and is the latest example of Formula One technology making its way from the track to the road car world.
Alfa Romeo Racing is delighted to announce that IVECO has become Official Truck Partner of the Team.
Scuderia Toro Rosso and McLaren Racing confirm they have reached an agreement to settle the position of Mr James Key, who will be released by Scuderia Toro Rosso prior to the end of his existing contract arrangement on March 23rd 2019.
Renault F1 Team’s 2019 season preparations got off to an encouraging start this week with a four-day test at the Circuit de Barcelona-Catalunya.The Renault R.S.19 accumulated more than 2,000km (433 laps) over the test, almost double its lap count of the first test in 2018, which had been limited due to adverse climatic conditions. The programme focused on building mileage, validating parts available and allowing drivers Nico Hülkenberg and new recruit Daniel Ricciardo to develop set-up preferences.